Marcin Dorociński Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Jun, 2021
Facts of Marcin Dorociński
Date of Birth: 1973 , June-22
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: Poland
Height: 6 Feet
Name Marcin Dorociński
Birth Name Marcin Grzegorz Dorociński
Nick Name Dorota
Nationality Polish
Birth Place/City Milanówek, Mazowieckie, Poland
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Married Yes
Married to Monika Sudół
Children 2
Education Aleksander Zelwerowicz State Theatre Academy
Awards Polish Film Festival Award
Movies Kilerów 2-óch, The Junction, Krugerandy, The Spring to Come, Where Eskimos Live, Insatiability, Pitbull, 1409. Afera na zamku Bartenstein, Beautiful, The French Trick, The Heart and the Sweetheart, Anthropoid, Small Town Killers, Magic Mountains
TV Show Sfora, Defekt, Fala zbrodni, Falszerze. Powrót sfory, Tajemnica twierdzy szyfrów, Hela w opalach, Pitbull, Tancerze, Without Secrets, Spies of Warsaw, Gleboka woda, Cape Town, The Pact, The Queen's Gambit
Siblings 3
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Marcin Dorociński is a Polish stage and screen actor who played Vasily Borgov in the Netflix hit drama miniseries The Queen's Gambit. Besides that, he is a known fixture of Polish cinema and television shows and is known for his appearances in sows like Krugerandy (1999), 1409. Afera na zamku Barnstein (2005), Traffic Department (Drogówka, 2013), Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) and so on.  

How Old Is Marcin Dorociński? What Is His Height?  

Marcin Dorociński was born Marcin Grzegorz Dorociński on June 22, 1973. He is 47 years old at the time of this writing and stands at 6 feet (1.83 meters).

He was one of four sons born into a poor household in Milanówek, Mazowieckie, Poland, where his father was a smith and his mother, a homemaker. 

Dorociński aspired to become a professional soccer player but a severe leg injury dashed his dreams. He instead pursued acting and studied at the Aleksander Zelwerowicz State Theatre Academy in Warsaw, Poland, graduating in 1997.   

Career Highlights: From The Shaman In 1996 To The Queen’s Gambit In 2020

After his graduation from the Aleksander Zelwerowicz State Theatre Academy, Dorociński was offered a gig at the Dramatic Theatre in Warsaw. While there, Dorociński performed in several stage plays, most notable of which include "Taming of the Shrew", "Platonov", and "Wrong side up".

CAPTION: Marcin Dorociński is a Polish stage and screen actor SOURCE: [email protected]

Dorociński made his on-screen debut in 1996, albeit in an uncredited role in the Polish mystery-horror Szamanka. He has since had notable roles in a litany of different domestic and international movies including Kilerów 2-óch, The Junction, Krugerandy, The Spring to Come, Where Eskimos Live, Insatiability, Pitbull, Beautiful, The French Trick, The Heart, and the Sweetheart, Anthropoid, Small Town Killers, and Magic Mountains

On television, he is most known for his work on shows like Sfora, Defekt, Fala zbrodni, Falszerze. Powrót sfory, Tajemnica twierdzy szyfrów, Hela w opalach, Pitbull, Tancerze, Without Secrets, Spies of Warsaw, Gleboka woda, Cape Town, and The Pact

CAPTION: Dorociński found international recognition for his portrayal of Vasily Borgov, a world champion chess player in the Netflix coming-of-age period drama miniseries The Queen's Gambit SOURCE: [email protected]

Most recently, Dorociński has found international recognition for his portrayal of Vasily Borgov, a world champion chess player and the foil to Anya Taylor-Joy's lead character Beth Harmon, in the Netflix coming-of-age period drama miniseries The Queen's Gambit. The show also starred Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Harry Melling, Jacob Fortune-Lloyd, and Marielle Heller.  

Father Of Two Children With Wife Monika Sudół

Marcin Dorociński is married to the Polish scenic designer Monika Sudół. They have two children together: son Stanisław Dorociński (born in 2006) and daughter Janina Dorociński (born in 2008). 

Dorociński is also a stepfather to Jakub, Sudół's son from a previous relationship. The happy couple lives a very private life and makes very few public appearances as they prefer to live away from the limelight. 

Net Worth Of $2 Million

According to celebritynetworth.com, Marcin Dorociński has a net worth of $2 million in June 2021. The Polish film, television, and stage actor is a recognized figure in his home country.

In recent years, he has found international recognition courtesy of his portrayal of Vasily Borgov in the Netflix drama miniseries The Queen's Gambit. If we believe the sources, his salary on the show was more or around $50k.    

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